The reason I am here is that a friend of my husband (let me call him like this), has decided to marry a Russian woman, thinking they all should be as nice as me.
(Click here for earlier reports on this scam.) Don't move any further until you read The Complete, No-Nonsense ANTI-SCAM GUIDE For Internet Dating.
Too many men were caught up in a scam and lost great deal of money - want to be one of them?
Forward them the letter with money request and the story of how you have been scammed.
(Sometimes aliases POSTMASTER and ABUSE can be disabled and in the return letter you will be given a different email address or a link to the website to file your complaint.
You can also check the website of the email provider to find a link to report abuse: i.e.
check the website look for the link "Report abuse" or "Report spam".)PLEASE NOTE: We at Black List don't do anything else except publishing reports that we receive from our visitors. If you have detected that you are in contact with a scammer (found the same letters or photos in the Black List updates or Black List archive, have been asked for money for any reason by a person you met online, etc), this is what you should do: Unfortunately I do not have time for editing your stories.
Click here to read more about me) So please put all the facts together, clear and straight to the point - so anyone of any intellectual level would understand what happened.
Emotions are fine but do not let them overwhelm the facts. Check all the names, addresses and odd phrases from the letters you receive (especially personal names, mispronunciations etc).
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